hello, mr. dale… this is in connection with g6pd confirmatory enzyme assay result here in the philippines in the case of my son.. i don’t have any medical background & i wanted to know the interpretation of this result badly. the result was gven to me as it is. sir, please enlighten me of 1.22 U/g Hb where the normal reference range newborn>13.22 U/g Hb… is my son belong to a critical level?
thanks in advance.
rea from antique, philippines
In my opinion, yes, he is G6PDD. Since a boy can only get it from his mother, you are also G6PDD. See http://g6pddeficiency.org/wp/g6pd-deficiency-home/women-with-g6pd-deficiency/